Follow @mainstreethost on Twitter (via QR Code)

As the number of smartphone users continues to grow at a rapid pace, what can you do to further engage your audiences?

A QR code is a quick, easy, and fun way to capture your audiences’ attention and get them to a destination on the run without typing out a long URL. Direct them to a social profile, Google Places page, e-mail, SMS, etc. by snapping a photo of your custom QR code from their smartphone.

Scanning the following QR code will take you to Mainstreethost’s Twitter page: is a free QR code generator that gives you the ability to customize your QR code with colors and text and gives you various options for use after being created. There are tons of other tools out there that will give you the ability to further customize and add design features to your QR code which can act as great branding material.

These barcode like images act as a medium between your visitor and a given destination. QR codes are a great addition to any existing print marketing material and can be used as window decals, menu items, and so much more. The possibilities are almost endless, depending on how creative you are feeling.